On December 21, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Ampal – American Israel Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 636 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application for Interim Professional Compensation (SECOND INTERIM APPLICATION OF FRESHFIELDS BRUCKHAUS DERINGER LLP, AS SPECIAL LITIGATION COUNSEL TO THE CHAPTER 7 TRUSTEE, FOR ALLOWANCE OF PROFESSIONAL COMPENSATION AND REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES PURSUANT TO SECTIONS 330 AND 331 OF THE BANKRUPTCY CODE) . filed by Abbey Walsh, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP. (Walsh, Abbey)
Ampal – American Israel Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on August 29, 2012. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 12-13689. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Stuart Bernstein. The law firm of Bryan Cave LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Ampal – American Israel Corporation in the bankruptcy case.